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There's nothing better than hearing about the success of small businesses on these shores and further afield. Whether it's overseas expansion or a lucrative injection of capital, here's the latest news on small business growth in the UK and beyond


General election 2024: What it means for SMEs

General election 2024: What it means for SMEs

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General election 2024: What it means for SMEs

Voting for the right party for your business is a big deal. The outcome of this election could shift how you operate. Here's a summary of everything you need to know.

Autumn Statement 2023: What You Need to Know

Autumn Statement 2023: What You Need to Know

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Autumn Statement 2023: What You Need to Know

A round-up of everything you need to know about Jeremy Hunt's Autumn statement 2023: Business rates relief, living wage increases, national insurance cut for the self-employed

Autumn Statement 2022: Everything You Need to Know

Autumn Statement 2022: Everything You Need to Know

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Autumn Statement 2022: Everything You Need to Know

We explore everything you need to know about Jeremy Hunt's Autumn statement: tax cuts, national insurance and more!

Amazon Go: Tech Giant Unveils New Grocery Store Concept

Amazon Go: Tech Giant Unveils New Grocery Store Concept

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Amazon Go: Tech Giant Unveils New Grocery Store Concept

Tech giant Amazon has unveiled Amazon Go, its new grocery store concept that lets customers do their weekly shop without having to queue at a checkout

Construction Contractors' Late Payment Woes Revealed

Construction Contractors' Late Payment Woes Revealed

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Construction Contractors' Late Payment Woes Revealed

A new report by Funding Options highlights how lengthy payment terms of major developers are having a crushing impact on the cash flow of contractors

Theresa May Backs British Tech

Theresa May Backs British Tech

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Theresa May Backs British Tech

Theresa May pledges £2 billion a year in R&D investment for the UK's most innovative companies, but appears to backtrack on 'workers on boards' proposals

Suffolk and Norfolk Devolution Could Boost Business Growth

Suffolk and Norfolk Devolution Could Boost Business Growth

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Suffolk and Norfolk Devolution Could Boost Business Growth

Suffolk and Norfolk devolution could bring more than £1 billion of funding to the region, and give businesses a greater say over local issues

New Proptech Company Seeks £1 Million to Grow

New Proptech Company Seeks £1 Million to Grow

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New Proptech Company Seeks £1 Million to Grow

New proptech company, Settled, puts the power into the hands of people selling and buying homes. It's also seeking more investment to grow its brand

Spotify Hits 'Play' on $1 Billion Investment

Spotify Hits 'Play' on $1 Billion Investment

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Spotify Hits 'Play' on $1 Billion Investment

Music streaming service Spotify has announced its $1bn debt financing package to challenge Apple Music and Tidal. Have they really got a good deal though?

Brexit: Threat to SMEs Relying on EU

Brexit: Threat to SMEs Relying on EU

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Brexit: Threat to SMEs Relying on EU

RSA report: Brexit threatens EU-dependent SMEs. They struggle to export beyond Europe and want more government support to trade with emerging economies

Cumbrian Businesses Vow to Help and Grow Stronger

Cumbrian Businesses Vow to Help and Grow Stronger

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Cumbrian Businesses Vow to Help and Grow Stronger

Cumbrian businesses rally to support for each other and the public during the December floods brought by Storm Desmond

Business Growth Scheme Scrapped

Business Growth Scheme Scrapped

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Business Growth Scheme Scrapped

The Business Growth Scheme has been scrapped by Government as part of its Spending Review. Read about the reaction from the business community to the news